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Robata of Tokyo - CLOSED

39 S 9th St, Allentown, PA 18102-4852
+1 610-821-6900
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Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
14 Mar 2015
“SAD NEWS - THE OWNERS RETIRED IN NOVEMBER 2014”
2 Dec 2014
“Fun hibachi grill! Great food!!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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39 S 9th St, Allentown, PA 18102-4852
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1 - 10 of 59 reviews

Reviewed 15 March 2015

Just as the new hockey arena opened, the very nice owners decided to throw in the towel. I have some very fond memories of Robata of Tokyo...

2  Thank unclec18017
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Fun, fresh and friendly! Food is delicious and we enjoyed an entertaining show by the hibachi chef. One of the owners stopped by our table at the end of our meal and gave us a coupon for 15% off our next visit. Would highly recommend!

Thank PetuniaPet
Reviewed 17 October 2014

Picked this because of good reviews and the reviewers were very right; dinner was an absolute treat! Very relaxed atmosphere to dine in, superb presentation of plated food, and the most delicious dishes we have ever tasted in a Japanese restaurant. The staff was so...More

Thank walkabout90
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

The Shindo art form!! Have eatten here in excess of 20 times, never a bad experience.... And it is a whole experience..... Do wish for some additional veg options though

Thank Michele H
Reviewed 23 July 2014

This is one of those hidden gems in the Lehigh Valley. Many people would tend to the louder and more obvious hibachi/sushi places in the Lehigh Valley, but this little restaurant is tucked out of the way and very unassuming. Still, I solidly believe they...More

3  Thank Corissa R
Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

If anyone want to experience real Japanese style of service courtesy, start from here. Not to mention delicious Unagi on rice and rolls and sashimi...

1  Thank Yuanyuan W
Reviewed 1 April 2014

Delicious sukiyaki dinner. Very tasty! Good value, included soup and salad. Will definitely return for more great Japanese food!

Thank judyineaston
Reviewed 24 February 2014

If you want an excellent and authentic Hibachi/Sushi meal I highly recommend Robata of Tokyo. My wife ordered the Hibachi meal and we were impressed at the aplomb of table side Chef. He entertained as he prepared the meal and everything was done to perfection....More

Thank MikeFish62
Reviewed 29 December 2013

my wife and I went out Saturday night. We got right in and seated ordered about 10 things on the menu and all were good. Can not wait to go back and experience delicious food like that. lots of thought go into what they make

1  Thank marc p
Reviewed 18 November 2013

I grew up in Asia, and this is BY FAR the best and most authentic Japanese restaurant I've ever been to in the Lehigh Valley. The price range is extremely reasonable, considering you get a miso soup and a good size salad with any entree....More

Thank jtwang13
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Restaurant Details

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Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 S 9th St, Allentown, PA 18102-4852
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Allentown
  • Phone Number: +1 610-821-6900
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Description
Robata of Tokyo is Allentown's original, authentic and premiere Japanese restaurant for the last 25 years. Robata has uniquely combined traditional Japanese elements with Western cuisine to create a perfect fusion of culture for your dining pleasure. Enjoy our traditional Sushi, Sashimi, Tempura, Sukiyaki, Teriyaki, Udon and Soba. Bring your family and friends to Hibachi table. Our Hibachi chefs will entertain you with a good show and food.
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